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Krasen Gechev

A self-proclaimed warrior-poet, Krasen is a man of many hobbies – ranging from combat sports training, LARPing, to writing poetry. One of those many hobbies happens to be board games. Be it with a fist, pen, sword or keyboard – he aims to be just, merciless and effective.
Disney Lorcana's Stitch charcter.

Best Disney Lorcana Cards

Disney Lorcana: Trading Card Game is upon us and with it, the First Chapter, the game’s first season, is bringing some exceptional cards that you may want to secure and add to your decks. Whether you intend to play Disney Lorcana TCG recreationally or competitively, this list of the 12 best Disney Lorcana cards will offer you some general...
MTG's The One Ring Card art.

Most Expensive MTG Cards

Rare Magic: The Gathering cards have often been coveted. The demand for rare cards has been surging with the game’s popularity leading to some serious askance prices for some of the hobby’s more appreciated cards. Although many of those are banned in a competitive format, and won’t really sway the tide of battle, there are collectors out there who...
Oink Games' SCOUT board game, one of the best games of 2022.

Best Board Games 2022

Every year brings its own set of board games that are praised by critics and receive a warm welcome from the community. The year 2022 was no exception, with dozens of worthwhile contenders vying for players’ attention. Today, we bring you the best board games 2022 has had to offer, with many of these titles becoming instant hits with...
Eclipse Second Dawn and war board game.

Best War Board Games

The battle rages from the lands, seas, and skies of planet Earth to the remote corners of the galaxy on the planet Arrakis. You are sent back in history to fight some of the most devastating wars mankind has known, and immerse yourself in the abstract warfare of Root, only to find yourself in one of the most epic...
Castles of Burgundy's latest edition, part of the best euro board games of all times.

Best Euro Board Games

Euro board games are some of the most popular ones in the hobby. They are intricate and beautiful designs that reward those who are interested in strategizing their every move. Often contrasted to American board games as more mature and accomplished in design and execution, euro board games are some of the best to try if you love a...
A Carcassonne Meeple

Best Carcassonne Expansions

Carcassonne is one of the best-known board games of all time. It’s easy to teach, fairly quick to play, and provides you with plenty of strategic depth. Today, we will talk not just Carcassonne the board game, but also Carcassonne expansions. While at it, we will also touch on the best Carcassonne expansions and why may add even more...
Hasbro and Risk Strike

Risk Strike Is Going Full Throttle With Its New Version

Fans of the instant board game classic Risk have something to look forward to, as its publisher Avalon Hill introduced Risk Strike - a fast-paced alternative that offers a brand new way to play. Risk Strike offers all the intensity of the original title, compressed into a dice and card game that can last as little as 20 minutes...
Catan and an expansion

Board Games Improve the Math Skills of Children, Studies Show

According to 19 studies, children in families participating in board game nights, or that play board games in general, display a heightened skill in mathematics. The studies introduced the children to a total of 25 games like The Great Race, Dominoes, Monopoly, Chutes and Ladders, and similar games of that nature. The results showed that in 32% of the...
Best Cooperative Board Games Pandemic Legacy elements.

Best Cooperative Board Games

The board games genre has long been dominated by rivalry with players trying to win against each other. Now, a new trend is emerging with more cooperative board games providing players with the chance to interact and collaborate to win against challenging automated opponents. Today, we bring you the list of the best cooperative board games fit for friends and...
Capstone Games and South Africa

Capstone Games Launch Another Train Game Focused on South Africa

Capstone Games has announced the Kickstarter campaign for the latest iteration of its popular The Iron Rail Series focused around South Africa, La Pampa, and Allegheny. Additionally, Capstone Games further revealed the additions of custom metal train models in the upcoming game. The announcement was made via a Twitter post. https://twitter.com/Capstone_Games/status/1674058880983216133 Train buffs and rail enthusiasts will have to exercise patience,...